The Philadelphia Flyers will host a fan-friendly NHL Draft watch party at XFINITY Live! Philadelphia on Sunday, June 30 at 2:30 p.m., with a special pre-show hosted by Comcast SportsNet’s Steve Coates and Flyers Alumnus Todd Fedoruk. Draft coverage will begin at 3 p.m. featuring exclusive live content and interviews on the 32-ft. indoor screen and outdoor board overlooking the plaza. Flyers Inside Reporter Anthony SanFilippo will be reporting live from the Prudential Center and conducting exclusive interviews with the Flyers front office and draft prospects, only shown at XFINITY Live! SanFilippo will also be hosting a live fan web chat beginning at 2:30 p.m. at PhiladelphiaFlyers.com.
Fans are invited to this free event featuring live music, prizes, special guests, kids’ activities and great food and drink specials. Fans attending the event in their orange and black Flyers gear will receive 20% off their food and beverage purchase, with the exception of alcohol. The Flyers will host a “Hooked on Hockey” clinic outside of XFINITY Live! and have the shot-on-goal inflatable on site. Event parking is free.
A grand prize drawing of a pair of tickets to the 2013-14 Flyers home opener, pre-game XFINITY Live! VIP experience and an autographed captain Claude Giroux Flyers home jersey will be awarded to one lucky fan at the conclusion of the event. Fans can enter to win a number of Flyers and XFINITY Live! prizes every half hour at the party.
Fans can now enter the sSnapp! VIP Draft Experience contest at PhiladelphiaFlyers.com/VIPDraft for a chance to win an exclusive prize, including access to the VIP Lounge, $100 XFINITY Live! gift card, Flyers NHL Draft gift bag and four tickets to the 2014 NHL Draft in Philadelphia. Each online registrant will receive a coupon for 10% off any purchase at XFINITY Live! Philadelphia, excluding alcohol, through July 31, 2013. Online registration closes at midnight on June 27, 2013.
The Flyers will have the 11th overall selection in the first round of the 2013 NHL Draft. The first round draft order was determined by the NHL in a lottery held in April. The Flyers currently hold six selections in the 2013 NHL Draft.
For the most up-to-date event information, please visit the official team website PhiladelphiaFlyers.com. The Flyers and the City of Philadelphia will host the 2014 Draft at the Wells Fargo Center next summer.
Get a jump on securing your Flyers full or partial ticket package today. Flyers season ticket holders receive great benefits including discounts from box office pricing, access to exclusive team events and more! Reserve your tickets today by visiting PhiladelphiaFlyers.com or calling 215-218-PUCK (7825).